Shibero
Psychosocial Health
Trust

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What We Do

Strengthening Individuals

Communities, families and individuals on the continent of Africa, with good mental health awareness and sustainable mental and psychosocial health for all, especially vulnerable groups.
To strengthen, and build hope and resilience in individuals and communities affected by depression, so that they are prepared mentally and psychologically, to deal effectively with the daily challenges and opportunities of life.
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EXPANDING ACCESS TO DEPRESSION CARE IN AFRICA

As of 2023, according to the World Health Organization (WHO): About 280 million people globally are experiencing depression. 116 million in Africa are affected by depression, up from 53 million in 1990 66 million women in Africa suffer from depression and anxiety disorders  85% of affected women do not have access to treatment.

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SPHT PROJECTS
1. EmpowerHer
This comprehensive project aims to address the unique stresses women face and how these factors contribute to depression. 
2. African Mental Health First Aid. (AMHFA)

This project tackles mental health challenges within African communities. We work towards good mental and psychosocial health for all with a focus on prevention is better than cure. 

Strengthen Communities

Your participation plays a vital role in building resilient communities. Together, we can create a supportive environment where mental wellness is openly discussed and prioritized.

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WHY SUPPORT SPHT?

Your participation plays a vital role in building resilient communities. Together, we can create a supportive environment where mental wellness is openly discussed and prioritized.

Urgent Need for Support

Supporting depression awareness, care, and management in Africa is essential due to the high prevalence of depression and the significant socio-economic impacts it has across the continent. Addressing this issue is crucial for

Reducing Stigma

Funding can help break down the pervasive stigma surrounding mental health, encouraging more people to seek help.

Enhancing Care

Investments are needed to build healthcare infrastructure and train professionals, improving access to effective treatment.

Community Engagement

Community-based initiatives can integrate mental health services into existing healthcare systems, and into communities, and families, making them more accessible.

Make a Real Difference

Your involvement, whether it's donating, volunteering, or just spreading our message, directly contributes to the betterment of countless lives. Every action you take helps to strengthen and empower individuals and communities in their mental and emotional health journey.

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TREATING DEPRESSION AT SCALE IN AFRICA

Globally, 280 million people are living with depressive disorders. In low-income countries, approximately 85% receive no treatment. SPHT provides free group talk therapy to low-income women and adolescents with depression

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Our Causes

Through targeted initiatives and collaborative efforts, we strive to address critical aspects of mental health, creating positive impact at individual and community levels.

Youth Mental Health Empowerment

The well-being of the next generation is a priority. We

Raised : $0 Goal : $20,000.00
Workplace Mental Health Seminars

Acknowledging the significant role workplaces play in individuals' lives, we

Raised : $0 Goal : $30,000.00
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Trauma-Informed Care

We advocate for trauma-informed care approaches, recognizing the impact of

Raised : $0 Goal : $10,000.00
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Upcoming Events

We are excited to invite you to our upcoming events, where we will come together as a community to learn, connect, and support one another on the journey to mental and psychological well-being

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Giving Hand

  • July 28, 2023
  • Melbourne City

Community Wellness Workshop

  • July 28, 2023
  • Melbourne City
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Food For Hunger

  • July 28, 2023
  • Melbourne City
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Winter Help Event

  • July 28, 2023
  • Melbourne City
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Food Campaign

  • July 28, 2023
  • Melbourne City
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Clean Water Event

  • July 28, 2023
  • Melbourne City
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Your commitment and time can contribute significantly to our mission of strengthening, building hope, and fostering resilience in individuals and communities.






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    Collaborate with Us

    If you represent an organization or have ideas for collaboration, reach out through our [Contact Page]. Together, we can create positive change in mental health.

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    Collaborate with Us

    If you or your organization shares our passion for mental health, consider collaborating with us.

    Become an volunteer

    Explore volunteer opportunities that allow you to directly contribute to our initiatives.

    General Donations

    Contribute to our general fund, allowing us to allocate resources where they are needed most.

    Community Outreach

    Help fund our community outreach efforts, including events, seminars, and awareness campaigns.

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    Our Founder

    Committed to Empowering Minds and Building Resilience.

    Shibero Akatsa
    Founder Trustee
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    I am proud to be a supporter of Shibero Psychosocial Health Trust. Their commitment to mental health is evident in the transformative programs they offer.

    Robert Johnson

    Donor, Canada
    As someone who believes in the importance of mental health, supporting Shibero Psychosocial Health Trust was a natural choice.

    Mark Lofty

    Donor, Kenya
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    Doner, Canada
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    How Can We Help You?

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    Our programs include workshops, counseling services, community events, youth empowerment initiatives, and more. We address a range of mental health topics, providing holistic support for individuals and communities.

    Donations can be made securely through our [Donation Page]. You can choose to contribute to our general fund or specific causes. We appreciate every donation, no matter the size, as it helps us continue our vital work.

    We welcome collaborations with organizations that share our commitment to mental health. Please reach out to our team through our [Contact Page], and we'll be happy to explore potential partnership opportunities.

    Take Action for Mental Well-being

    Ready to make a difference in your life and the lives of others? Join us on the journey to strengthen, build hope, and foster resilience in individuals and communities.

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    NEWS & STORIES

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